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Domestic four-dayer called off after positive Covid-19 test

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A Dolphins’ player experienced symptoms during day one of the red-ball fixture at SuperSport Park, Centurion and as per CSA’s Domestic Cricket Covid-19 protocols, a test was carried out.

Cricket South Africa (CSA) can confirm that the 4-Day Domestic Series encounter between the Titans and Dolphins has been called off after one player returned a positive Covid-19 test on Sunday afternoon. Picture: Gavin Barker, BackpagePix

CAPE TOWN – Cricket South Africa (CSA) can confirm that the 4-Day Domestic Series encounter between the Titans and Dolphins has been called off after a player returned a positive Covid-19 test on Sunday afternoon.

The Dolphins’ player experienced symptoms during day 1 of the fixture at SuperSport Park, Centurion and as per CSA’s Domestic Cricket Covid-19 protocols, a test was carried out.

With player safety and welfare paramount during the Covid-19 hit cricket season, and taking in consideration the upcoming two-match Test Series between South Africa and Sri Lanka, a decision was carried out to call off the match.

CSA will determine whether the match will be rescheduled or if points will be shared between the two sides.